Leonidas Kavakos Named Artist of the Year

British magazine "Gramophone" honored Greek violinist Leonidas Kavakos with the prestigious "Artist of the Year" award in a ceremony that took place in London. The 46...

ERT Orchestra Invited to Italy

Organizers of cultural events which are to take place in the coming days in a number of Italian cities, such as in the Province...

Scorpions Album “Live in Athens” Goes Gold

The album of famous German band Scorpions entitled MTV Unplugged "Live in Athens" went gold. The recording occurred during their live concerts on September 11, 12, 14,...

Greek-Turkish Youth Orchestra to Perform in Rhodes and Marmaris in September

The Greek-Turkish Youth Orchestra (GTYO), composed of 50 talented young Greek and Turkish musicians aged between 16 and 26, will perform in two major...

Bourzi Conducts Herself In Greek, German

Composter Constantia Gourzi, the only female conductor teaching at the German Music University is preparing a concert entitled Greek Music in German in collaboration...

Aristophanes Now Wows London Audiences

At the end of its European tour, after successful performances in Athens, Istanbul and Timișoara in Romania, Aristophanes Now came to London to strong...

Nana Mouskouri to Celebrate Birthday With New Tour

A month before her 80th birthday, Nana Mouskouri, one of the most famous Greek singers worldwide, announced that she would be returning to the stage for...

Cypriot Crisis Inspires Russian Rappers

The economic crisis of Cyprus has  become the source of inspiration for Russian artists. The very popular group of rap United Sexy Boys, (USB,)...

Mikis Theororakis in Düsseldorf

By Aspasia Zontanou “Dearest Mikis Theodorakis” as Thomas Geißel, Mayor of Düsseldorf started addressing his greetings towards Mikis Theodorakis, 92, who was sitting in a...

Turks Dancing the Syrtaki Dressed in Blue and White Causes Storm (video)

Some Turks have become enraged at the sight of the Greek syrtaki being performed at a festival at the Kadikoy district of Istanbul. The festival...